Condolences from His Majesty King Harald of Norway to His Majesty Sultan Haitham Bin Tariq Al Said, the Sultan of Oman.
His Majesty Sultan Haitham Bin Tariq Al Said
Sultanate of Oman
I was saddened to be informed about the death of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said al-Said.
On behalf of myself and the people of Norway, I would like to extend my heartfelt condolences to you and to the rest of Sultan bin Said al-Said’s family, and ask you to convey my deepest sympathy to the people of Oman.
I would also like to take this opportunity to congratulate you on your inauguration as the Sultan of Oman.
Congratulations from His Majesty King Harald to the new President of the United Arab Emirates, His Excellency Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Crown Prince crosses the Greenland ice sheet
His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon embarked yesterday on a journey across the Greenland ice sheet. He is participating in an expedition aimed at disseminating knowledge about polar history and the critical scientific research taking place in the Arctic.